Journal Club

Faculty: Eric Zabirowicz, MD; Ursula Landman, DO
Updated: 03-29-21

2020-2021

09-15-20 Three Large Studies: Heart Valves, Shoulders and Intubation
Drs. Lucas Bracero, Ramanjot Kang, Saamia Alam and Eric Zabirowicz
6:00 PM @ Microsoft Teams
• Makkar RR et al. Five-Year Outcomes of Transcatheter or Surgical Aortic-Valve Replacement. N Engl J Med. 2020 [PubMed]
• Joffe AM et al. Management of Difficult Tracheal Intubation: A Closed Claims Analysis. Anesthesiology. 2019 Oct;131(4):818-829 [PubMed]
• Kang RA et al. Superior Trunk Block Provides Noninferior Analgesia Compared with Interscalene Brachial Plexus Block in Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery. Anesthesiology. 2019 Dec;131(6):1316-1326 [PubMed]
Discussion ...

10-27-20
Drs. Figueroa, Mathew and Kim
6:00 PM @ Microsoft Teams
• Khanna AK et al. Prediction of Opioid-Induced Respiratory Depression on Inpatient Wards Using Continuous Capnography and Oximetry: An International Prospective, Observational Trial. Anesth Analg. 2020 Oct;131(4):1012-1024. [PubMed]
• Schwenk ES et al. Mepivacaine versus Bupivacaine Spinal Anesthesia for Early Postoperative Ambulation. Anesthesiology. 2020 Oct 1;133(4):801-811. [PubMed]
• Jang Y-E et al. Subcutaneous Nitroglycerin for Radial Arterial Catheterization in Pediatric Patients. Anesthesiology. 2020 Jul;133(1):53-63. [PubMed]
Discussion ...

02-23-21 Two recent RCTs
Drs. Shuaib, Watson, Zabirowicz
6:00 PM @ Teams
• Li et al. Intravenous versus Volatile Anesthetic Effects on Postoperative Cognition in Elderly Patients Undergoing Laparoscopic Abdominal Surgery. Anesthesiology . 2021 Mar 1;134(3):381-394 [PubMed]
• Karaaslan et al. A comparison of laryngeal mask airway- supreme and endotracheal tube use with respect to airway protection in patients undergoing septoplasty: a randomized, single-blind, controlled clinical trial. BMC Anesthesiol. 2021 Jan 7;21(1):5 [PubMed]
Discussion ...

03-23-21 Two RCTs Looking at Opioids
Drs. Kant, Xiao
6:00 PM @ Teams
• Carella et al. Influence of Levobupivacaine Regional Scalp Block on Hemodynamic Stability, Intra- and Postoperative Opioid Consumption in Supratentorial Craniotomies: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Anesth Analg. 2021 Feb 1;132(2):500-511.PubMed
• Murphy et al. Clinical Effectiveness and Safety of Intraoperative Methadone in Patients Undergoing Posterior Spinal Fusion Surgery: A Randomized, Double-blinded, Controlled Trial. Anesthesiology. 2017 May;126(5):822-833. PubMed
Discussion ...

05-25-21 TBA

6:00 PM @ Teams
. . [PubMed]
. . [PubMed]
Discussion ...

Journal Club Archives
2019-2020 |  2018-2019 |  2017-2018 |  2016-2017 |  2015-2016 |  2014-2015 |  2013-2014 |  2012-2013  
2011-2012 |  2010-2011 |  2009-2010 |  2008-2009 |  2007-2008 |  2006-2007 |  2005-2006